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Snowfall heaviest in far southeast ND, but clearing on its way
Congressman Cramer’s son in critical condition in ICU unit
North Dakota's first syringe exchange program tackles trust issues
One year after pipeline protest's end, 'I would have done it all over again'
Former ND sheriff charged in meth, bribery case makes plea deal to drop most charges
crime and courts
nation and world
United and Delta cut ties to NRA as boycott movement spreads to global corporations
Thank teachers for mastering the art of making a lasting impact
Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
Spud industry going on offensive, think 'performance vegetable'
place a business brief
Geology is destiny: A Q&A with John Bluemle
Badlands energy development focus of film
Why are gas prices going up?
Keystone XL pipeline gets enough shipper pledges to proceed
ND oil production moves into growth mode
What to know about nursing home costs and hospice care insurance
Seed company offers intriguing new flowers, vegetables
NDSU potato varieties are popular garden choices
Everyone take a deep breath. Your Instant Pot pressure cooker has not been recalled.
This man's brain tumor was so big that it 'sat like a head on top of another head'
Central downs Bismarck Century, captures 27th state hockey title
Teague helps lift Wolves over Bulls, without injured Butler
UND rallies to tie Miami, but only grabs one point in key series
Curl leads Bismarck to fourth-straight N.D. girls title
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
Commentary: Heitkamp's has a perfect opportunity to prove her commitment to bipartisanship
Commentary: Backers of ballot measure to create an ethics commission now maybe don’t want an ethics commission
Kindness is a sweet gift to give or receive
Commentary: Trump’s call to arm teachers is kind of dumb
McFeely: They are teachers, not gunslingers
Marvin M. "Marv" Morel
Ronald J. "Ron" Heidt
Supporting Denny McNamara
Donald & Angela
Guild Mortgage serves local community
Synthetic ice, twice as nice!: Belfield’s skating rink enriches community
A good year, a good meal: Burly’s Roughrider serves steaks and smiles
South Heart school addition finishes up
South Heart elementary principal is committed to her students
2018 Best Of The Western Edge Winners
5 places close to home to consider for your spring vacation
30 under 30
July 19, 2017
USPS urged its employees to take time off to campaign for Hillary Clinton in battleground states, investigation finds
The U.S. Postal Service engaged in "systemic" violations of federal law by pressuring managers to approve letter carriers taking time off last...
July 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 12, 2016
Mail carriers work through the weather
JAMESTOWN, N.D.—Postal carriers for the U.S. Postal Service are some of the few who were out in the blizzard conditions last week and the...
December 12, 2016 - 8:12pm
April 22, 2015
Heitkamp: Fighting for a better Postal Service
I grew up in the small town of Mantador, where my mother was a school cook and my father was a seasonal construction worker and volunteer fire chief. This story is similar to so many other North Dakotans who live in rural areas, running small businesses, working at the local high...
April 22, 2015 - 9:50pm
December 5, 2014
Beulah postmaster must pay restitution, complete probation
BEULAH — A federal judge on Friday sentenced the former Beulah postmaster to two years of probation after the man pleaded guilty to misappropriation of postal funds. U.S. District Court Judge Daniel Hovland also ordered Edmund J. Sharp IV, to pay restitution for the $7,500 that...
December 5, 2014 - 9:50pm
September 4, 2014
USPS won’t cut back hours for 30 Bakken post offices
BISMARCK — The U.S. Postal Service pledged Thursday to maintain current hours at 30 post offices in central and western North Dakota, contrary to a recent agency report that suggested other plans. North Dakota’s two U.S.
September 4, 2014 - 10:37pm
September 2, 2014
Heitkamp: Postal Service breaking promise: Senator says agency failing to improve hours for rural offices
BISMARCK — U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp accused the U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday of backtracking on its promise not to cut hours at 30 rural post offices in central and western North Dakota. The Democrat started a “Fix My Mail” initiative in January to gather stories from North...
September 2, 2014 - 11:02pm
June 28, 2014
Polensky comes on as Dickinson’s new postmaster
Signed, sealed, delivered: Dickinson has a new postmaster. Montana native Wendy Key Polensky is taking over during an exciting time for the...
June 28, 2014 - 9:04pm
April 21, 2014
Dickinson, Watford City post offices to introduce ‘swipe and go’ technology
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., announced today that six U.S. Postal Service locations across the state will be introducing mobile point of sale devices this week. Post offices in Dickinson and Watford City are among those who will begin using mPOS devices, which allow employees...
April 21, 2014 - 3:20pm
Postal Service to open new Williston location
WILLISTON — The U.S. Postal Service will open a new facility on the north side of Williston late this spring. The 5,880-square-foot facility known as the Badlands Station will be located in the Badlands Town Center at 4315 9th Ave. W., Unit 411. It will feature P.O.
March 21, 2014 - 11:39pm
March 20, 2014
Heitkamp: USPS relief on the way
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp said Thursday that she’s encouraged by progress being made on U.S. Postal Service issue customers face in her state. Following...
March 20, 2014 - 6:18pm
March 8, 2014
Heitkamp asks postmaster general to address ND issues
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., called on U.S. Postmaster General Patrick Donahue recently to make needed changes to address strong concerns expressed by North Dakotans about their mail service and standards, according to a release During the past two months, Heitkamp has encouraged...
March 8, 2014 - 12:09am
February 26, 2014
Hoeven announces agreement for higher pay for USPS employees
Sen. John Hoeven’s office on Wednesday announced that the U.S. Postal Service has entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Rural Letter Carriers Association aimed at recruiting and retaining employees in the Bakken. Effective May 17, the incentives are designed to...
February 26, 2014 - 6:51pm
February 11, 2014
Mail call: Postal Service searching for residents to serve on advisory committee
By Bryan Horwath email@example.com The United States Postal Service is looking for a few good citizens in Dickinson. At an informational meeting Tuesday night at the Dickinson Public Library, USPS Dakotas District outreach program manager Karen Fredrickson said her...
February 11, 2014 - 8:53pm
January 10, 2014
Heitkamp gives Postal Service stamp of disapproval
People in the energy-impacted areas of western North Dakota have been dealing with United States Postal Service problems since the onset of the...
January 10, 2014 - 11:43pm
November 23, 2013
Mail for rural Williston stacks up after postal workers quit
WILLISTON — Mail carriers here will work today to catch up on a backlog of undelivered mail to rural Williston residents after four local U.S. Postal Service employees suddenly quit, a spokesman said Saturday. Williston carriers have been unable to complete full delivery of some...
November 23, 2013 - 7:06pm